If you are a sports aficionado, make sure you know multiple options to watch your favorite sports. Otherwise, often you will find your cable provider not offering that important live match you wanted to view and you will just feel bad.
Also, at times you are required to pay extra money for sports packages that cost hundreds of dollars. Therefore, you may have already tried to find a free way for watching sports online. There are many free sport streaming web sites but many of them are not even worth trying.
Two major problems with live sports streaming
- You will not get real HD quality streaming with any free streaming sites
- You have to watch countless annoying ads if you still can't afford paying hundreds of dollars for premium sport packages
Internet world is very dynamic and many websites offer free live streams of sports. Many old websites just fancy changing their URL's. So, here at TabloidIndia, we thought of keeping some of the best website links to watch live sports.
List of Best Live Sports Streaming Websites
Review of Online Live Sports Websites
We have considered 4 major parameters while surveying live sports streaming portals.
- Should be free
- Should cover many sports or multiple events of one sports
- Should have good quality audio and video
- Shouldn't flood users with many annoying ads
Recently, Star Sports has decided to discontinue their subscription based live streaming of sports. They have shown a notice like below and now the website offers free live streaming of sports such as cricket, kabaddi, football, badminton, F2, and Tennis.
Additionally, StarSports website also provides fresh sports news, live scores, and sports coverages.
"Attention: Live Pro has been our subscription platform to provide you live content. From 22nd August 2015 onwards, we will discontinue our subscribed services. Live/Delayed Streaming will be available free of cost, within the sports section"
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Live TV is one of the best sites for live sports streaming. They have an excellent website design and are very much active.
Old ULR of Live TV: http://LiveTV.ru
Current URL of Live TV: http://LiveTV.sx
Live TV covers huge number of sports competitions and events. You can find some live games in the left menu-sidebar, or even by clicking on the broadcast tab. They give option of many streams per match. Each stream comes with details about quality and commentator language. Other more interesting features of this website are video archive, fan clubs and forum. Video archive is interesting extension of the site, here you can find full matches, goals, highlights, from finished games.
WiZiWiG is one of the popular websites for live sport streaming. There is a lot of activity and buzz in their forum page. You will see many active members and big community.
WiZiWiG portal covers vast range of sport from Football and Soccer games to some more marginal sports like Badminton, Table Tennis. Every match comes with many streams.
Also, you can find details about every stream they give: Signal strength, Bitrates. This info is useful for choosing stream that are more suitable for your connection. This is very useful when you have slower internet connection. Check their beginners guide to get used to the website.
Laola1 is a popular live sport streaming website and it is free. Website is completely legal and has all rights for broadcasting the sport events.
Laola1 may not be the one when you want to watch most popular sport events. But the website covers sports and leagues that are more underappreciated. Here you can find live matches, highlights, video reviews form sports like Volleyball, beach Volleyball, Handball, ice hockey, table tennis, and also some football leagues and cups from lower competition levels.
FirstRow Sport website comes with a very simple design and users will find it easy to use. It is very easy to navigate through the site and find your sport or match, all covered sports are displayed on the main bar.
FirstRow Sport site offers usually 5 or more streams per match. Also here you can watch live TV, most of channels are sports but there are also movies and news channels.
Ads displayed here are sometimes annoying when they are all over the live stream. You may need to manuall close them one by one.
SportLeamon has a simple website with easy to use features. You can only choose sport and time zone. However, SportLeamon features almost every sport event. For every match you will find many streams.
Additionally, you can also watch some sports in external software’s.
Website of ROJADIRECTA is not the most impressive one. But they have good coverage of live sports events with excellent quality.
When you watch streams in any browser, the quality of video is pretty good but the real experience is when watching live sports in some of external software’s like Sopcast, and Acestream. With these softwares you will get best quality videos.
Stream Hunter is a popular site for live sports streaming. Site has good design and gives nice user experience. Sports offer is excellent and also there are good number of streams for every match.
Website has two domain names: DrakulaStream.eu and StreamHunter.eu
One issue with StreamHunter is that is ads: sometimes streams are flooded with ads and you will spend most of your time in just getting rid of those ads.